Falls Among Older Adults Archived
Falls are the leading cause of injury, death, and emergency department visits for people over age 65 years. Dr. Judy Stevens discusses the causes of these falls and how they can be prevented, including exercising, which increases muscle strength and improves balance and coordination. Created: 3/7/2008 by MMWR. Date Released: 3/13/2008. Series Name: A Cup of Health with CDC.
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